Borax Pentahydrate Granular

About The Product

Borax Pentahydrate Granular is a special granular sodium borate especially designed and produced keeping in mind the unique needs of agriculture. It is used mainly for incorporation of boron in bulk-blended fertilizer. Farmers also use Borax Pentahydrate Granular for direct soil application by broadcasting method.

Uses and Benefits of Borax Pentahydrate Granular

  • Borax Pentahydrate Granular  is applied directly as a basal fertilizer in the soil or blended with N,P & K to formulate a mixed compound fertilizer.
  • The main advantage of these product is its uniform granule size (avg. 2-4mm), which leads to even distribution during blending along with other bulk-granulated fertilizers & spreading in the field.
  • As compared to powdered material, Borax Pentahydrate Granular  reduces handling loss at the time of broadcasting application in a large field. Granular form ensures controlled release and long-term effect throughout the growing season.
  • It resists breakage and reduces losses during normal storage, transport and handling.

Product Specification

Product Name
  • Borax Pentahydrate Granular
Chemical Name
  • Borax Pentahydrate,Borax 5 Mol,Di sodium tetraborate pentahydrate
Chemical formula
  • Na2B4O7,5 H2O
  • 12179-04-3
molecular Weight
  • 291.35
  • Pure White Granules
Bulk Density (Loose)
  • 0.90 gms/cc
Particle Size
  • 1.4mm -5mm,95% Min
Boron content (As B)
  • 15.0% Min
Matter Insoluble in Water
  • 1 % Max
  • 21.25 % Typical
Solubility in water
At 20° C
  • 3.80%
At 100° C
  • 51.20%
pH@ 20° C
pH 3.0% solution
  • 9.3
5 Kg / 10 Kg and 25 Kg HDPE Bags with Inner Line
  • Toxic, if swallowed
Transportation Category
  • Non Hazardous
  • Non Flammable